Johnny A. Borgfeld


Army Commendation Medal
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  • Rank and organization: First Sergeant, U.S. Army, 16th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division
  • Place and date: Germany, 24 March 1946 – 24 September 1946
  • G.O. No.: HQ, 1st Infantry Division, General Orders No. 61 (1946)

Citation: Johnny A. Borgfeld, RA6220549, First Sergeant, 16th Infantry. For meritorious service in connection with operations in the Army of Occupation in Germany from 24 March 1946 to 24 September 1946. The superior leadership, initiative, and personal interest with which Sergeant Borgfeld executed his responsibilities as First Sergeant of Anti-Tank Company deserve the highest praise. He maintained the records, administration, and operation of his company at a high state of efficiency. His ability and his uncompromising devotion to duty reflects the highest credit upon both himself and the military service. First Sergeant Borgfeld is hereby authorized to wear the Army Commendation Ribbon by direction of the Secretary of War. Residence at enlistment: San Antonio, Texas.

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